Moone Boy nominated for International Emmy

moone-boy-5207902242c53Sprout Pictures is pleased to announce that Chris O’Dowd’s Moone Boy has been nominated in the Comedy category for the 41st International Emmy Awards. Other programmes nominated in the same category are the South African ‘Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola’, the French ‘Workingirls’, and the Brazilian ‘How to Enjoy the End of the World’.

The winner will be announced on November 25th at the Awards Gala in New York so fingers crossed!

Moone Boy is filmed on location in County Roscommon, Ireland and is a co-production between Sprout Pictures, Baby Cow, Grand Pictures and Hot Cod Productions. It is directed by Declan Lowney and produced by Ted Dowd. The Executive producers are Chris O’Dowd, Henry Normal, Gina Carter and Paul Donovan. Moone Boy is written by Chris O’Dowd and Nick Vincent Murphy.

A full list of all categories and nominees can be found here.